Big plays help 'Flounder' in quest to join Cowboys' fraternity

IRVING, Texas -- Zach Minter signed with the Cowboys last Thursday and is already making a name for himself. It's just not his name. After making four tackles and two sacks in Saturday's preseason game against the Ravens, the defensive tackle is drawing attention for more than his nickname around the practice facility. "You guys remember Flounder from Animal House?"...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys could have found a stud in Zach Minter

The Dallas Cowboys could have found another George Selvie. Zach Minter played two games last year with the Chicago Bears and also spent time with the Cincinnati Bengals, before landing on the Cowboys. Yesterday, Minter looked to impress, and he did just that. He finished the game with four tackles, two sacks, two tackles for […] The post Cowboys could have found a stud in Zach...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys Sign DT Zach Minter & Waive CB Korey Lindsey

  According to Nick Eatman, the Cowboys have signed DT Zach Minter to a contract and placed CB Korey Lindsey on waivers. Minter, 23, is another undrafted free agent who ended up with the Bengals after he signed  a future/reserve contract with the team back in December of last year. Cincinnati placed him on waivers close to a week ago. Minter appeared in two games for the Bengals...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Bengals cut three players; Roster is at 86

The Bengals cut three players today and could be looking for a back-up quarterback. Jason Campbell was injured yesterday and the team could be looking for a back-up QB. Bengals waived WR Conner Vernon, WR Jeremy Johnson, and DT Zach Minter. They currently have four open roster spots. The post Bengals cut three players; Roster is at 86 appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
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Bengals Waive WR Jeremy Johnson, WR Conner Vernon, & DT Zach Minter

  The Cincinnati Bengals announced Friday that they have placed WR Jeremy Johnson, WR Conner Vernon, and DT Zach Minter on waivers. NEWS- #Bengals waive three players: -WR Jeremy Johnson -WR Conner Vernon -DT Zach Minter — Cincinnati Bengals (@Bengals) August 8, 2014 Johnson, 22, originally signed with the Patriots as an undrafted free agent out of SMU, but later caught on with...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Bears, Bengals, Broncos, Colts, Eagles, & Patriots

Bears WR Marquess Wilson was carted off the field during Monday’s practice after he suffered what appeared to be an upper body injury. (Brad Biggs) Bengals WR Mohamed Sanu is the latest NFL player to receive a Fantex IPO. He will have 164,300 shares available at $10 per share. (Andrew Brandt) WR Marvin Jones, TE Jermaine Gresham, DT Zach Minter, WR Ryan Whalen and OT...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals DL Geno Atkins Placed On PUP List

Yesterday, roughly nine months after shredding his knee, Geno Atkins was placed on the Physically Unable to Perform list, or PUP. Joining him on the PUP will be three other key defensive starters, including Leon Hall and Zach Minter. These potential losses, combined with losing monster Defensive End Michael Johnson to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, is going to be incredibly difficult...
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July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears' Tucker keeps defense going despite injuries

(Eds: With AP Photos.) By GENE CHAMBERLAIN Associated Press Changes? The Chicago Bears defense has made plenty. Landon Cohen, David Bass, Jonathan Bostic and Zach Minter? They didn't necessarily figure into the team's plans when the season started. They sure do now. Talk about a game of adjustments. None of the injuries or shuffling of personnel seems to faze defensive...
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October 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears Establish 53-man roster, Depth Issues Arise

The Chicago Bears have established their initial 53-man roster for the 2013 season and already have put themselves in a very concerning position with the depth in the trenches.  The lone call it surprise of the cuts was the cut of J'Marcus Webb who came into camp with the opportunity to be the starting right tackle.  Instead Webb was demoted to swing tackle and then upon his...
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September 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Battle for No. 4 DT spot underway

Chicago Bears undrafted free agents Zach Minter and Brent Russell are two of a handful of players fighting for the final defensive tackle position on the 2013 roster.
May 15, 2013  |  Discuss
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